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    Friday 10 July 2020

  • Moving to bigger things at five
    New play-based kits are helping families give young children a smoother ride when starting school. The transition-to-school kits come with an info sheet with activities for parents and carers to play alongside their children.

  • Resilient artists set for spring brush up
    Organisers of the River of Art are determined this year’s event will go ahead, despite changes required after the summer bushfires and COVID-19.

  • Monday 6 July 2020

  • Eurobodalla bridges on road to recovery
    Many of the shire’s small communities were isolated after the bushfires damaged or destroyed 18 timber bridges across the Eurobodalla, at a cost of about $8 million. Six months on, the council team has finished restoring four bridges, has contracts let for a further three and has two out for tender.

  • Wednesday 1 July 2020

  • New requirements for cat, dangerous dog owners
    Owners of non-desexed cats and restricted and dangerous dogs in Eurobodalla will be required to pay for new annual permits.

  • Look after your tackle
    Local and visiting fishers are being urged to ‘look after their tackle’ in a new nationwide campaign aimed at reducing lost fishing line in waterways.

  • Tuesday 30 June 2020

  • Grants to lift community’s spirit
    Grants of up to $10,000 are available for projects and events to celebrate, re-invigorate and strengthen Eurobodalla’s communities. The grants aim to stimulate the shire’s social and economic recovery following the devastating bushfires

  • Monday 29 June 2020

  • Local voices heard at bushfire royal commission
    Eurobodalla Council is ensuring local voices are heard as the NSW Bushfire Inquiry wraps up and the Royal Commission into National Natural Disaster Arrangements continues its public hearings.

  • Wednesday 24 June 2020

  • Batemans Bay rides revamp wave
    New plans to enable a swathe of projects designed to enliven the Batemans Bay waterfront are up for public comment.

  • Heritage grants open now
    Owners of heritage properties in Eurobodalla can apply for grants of up to $5,000 to help restore eligible buildings and places.

  • Feedback sought on management plan for reserves
    Eurobodalla Council is seeking feedback on a draft Plan of Management for the Moruya Golf Course and Showground reserves.

  • Tuesday 23 June 2020

  • Council approves blueprint to rebuild Eurobodalla
    Reducing hardship for residents, leading bushfire recovery and stimulating the local economy are the focus of Eurobodalla Council’s blueprint for the next 12 months.

  • Wednesday 17 June 2020

  • Street meet in Mogo
    Stakeholder meetings to rebuild Mogo’s fire-ravaged commercial buildings are underway, with the broader village community invited to take part in a short online survey.

  • More help to rebuild after fires
    Eurobodalla Mayor Liz Innes is proposing Eurobodalla Council allocate $200,000 of Disaster Recovery Funding from the Commonwealth Government to help property owners significantly affected by the bushfires with the cost of DA fees to rebuild their homes.

  • Tuesday 16 June 2020

  • Drainage and safety the focus for Riverside Drive upgrade
    Stormwater drainage and road safety will be the focus of work to further improve Narooma’s Riverside Drive when Eurobodalla Council rebuilds a 450 metre section of the road from Monday 29 June to Friday 14 August.

  • Low numbers of flying foxes no surprise
    Last November saw grey-headed flying foxes arriving back to Eurobodalla from their northern migration, only to face even tougher times here as extreme conditions overtook the shire.

  • Monday 15 June 2020

  • History and duty combine to lift spirits
    Restoration of an historic monument recognising the actions of a police constable who defended the village store against bushrangers is lifting spirits at Nerrigundah.

  • What’s your Plan B?
    Road safety officer Kate McDougall says rules around drink driving are clear but with pandemic restrictions easing now is the perfect time to brush up.

  • Make a date with waste calendar
    The 2020-21 Household Waste and Recycling Calendar is currently being delivered to households across the shire. If you prefer, you can download a copy.

  • New heart of the Garden
    When the Eurobodalla Regional Botanic Garden reopens to the public, new themed display gardens that will feature plants from our region and showcase how they can be used in anyone’s front yard.

  • Friday 12 June 2020

  • Hybrids attract more than a fleeting glance
    Eurobodalla Council’s fleet of pool cars has moved exclusively to hybrid and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles.

  • Next step for pedestrians on South Head Road
    Commuters on South Head Road will need to allow extra travel time as work continues on the next stage of the shared pathway between Moruya and Moruya Heads.

  • Wednesday 10 June 2020

  • No-cost and low-cost energy solutions online
    Eurobodalla’s householders can join an online workshop to help with simple no-cost and low-cost ways to save energy, reduce power bills and lower emissions next week.

  • Wednesday 3 June 2020

  • Don’t stand alone on solar
    New regulations allowing energy providers to power their customers with stand-alone systems could see a rise in the number of Eurobodalla homes powered by solar.

  • Tuesday 2 June 2020

  • Night works for Beach Road next week
    Night works between Tuesday 9 and Friday 12 June next week will see asphalting of the section of Beach Road between the Batemans Bay Marina and Club Catalina.

  • Friday 29 May 2020

  • Playgrounds and customer areas opening up
    Our Moruya administration building reopens to the public on Monday with additional safety measures for staff and customers. Please keep doing business with us over the phone or online if possible.

  • Wednesday 27 May 2020

  • Stop before you chop
    We’re seeing a big increase in tree clearing complaints. While there can be legitimate reasons to clear, land owners should check first to avoid big fines – we’ve already issued a number of cautions this year.

  • Shire cats, the hunt is over
    In a few short years, CatBibs have gained credence across the shire as an effective way to stop cats harassing wild animals and birds.

  • Tuesday 26 May 2020

  • Keeping older drivers safe
    Eurobodalla drivers aged 65 and over are invited to an online forum with easy access to expert advice from representatives of the Centre for Road Safety, the Batemans Bay highway patrol, and Service NSW.

  • Monday 25 May 2020

  • More than child’s play at Sandy Place
    Work on new park facilities at Sandy Place Reserve, Long Beach, begins on Monday 1 June, with an exciting design and activity spaces for the whole family.

  • Thursday 21 May 2020

  • Capturing our share of visitors
    COVID-19 travel restrictions within New South Wales will lift from 1 June, and Eurobodalla Council is poised to restart promoting the region as a must-visit holiday destination.